Journeyman Information

 Journeyman Mechanical and Plumbing

Journeyman Mechanical and Plumbing Exams are given the first Monday of every month from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Please submit the New Hanover County Journeyman Mechanical Application to the Mechanical and Plumbing Chief, Arthur Malpass, at at least a week prior to the exam date requested on your application. 

If you have questions please contact Arthur Malpass by email at or by phone at 910-798-7319.

Journeyman Mechanical Board Members:

  • Michael Callari
  • Thomas Crittenden Jr.
  • Larry Lisk
  • Ray McClorythe
  • David Sims Jr.

Journeyman Plumbing Board Members:

  • Thomas Crittenden Jr.
  • Randall Siegel
  • David Woodbury

Journeyman Electrician

Journeyman Electrician Exams are given the second Tuesday of every other month from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The exam fee is $20.00.

Please submit the New Hanover County Journeyman Electrical Application to the Electrical Chief, Jimmy Shivar, at according  to the application deadline below.

Applications Due:
January 15, 2018 for exam on February 13, 2018.
March 12, 2018 for exam on April 10, 2018.
May 14, 2018 for exam on June 12, 2018.
July 16, 2018 for exam on August 14, 2018.
September 17, 2018 for exam on October 9, 2018.
November 13, 2018 for exam on December 11, 2018.

If you have questions please contact the Electrical Chief, Jimmy Shivar, by email at or by phone at 910-798-7205.

Journeyman Electrician Board Members:

  • Russell Carlson
  • William Loeber
  • Eddie Richards
  • Dale Sutton
  • Jimmy Shivar
Building Safety: 230 Government Center Dr, Suite 170 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7308 • Fax 910-798-7811